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Nokia Introduces the Nokia 6710 Navigator and 6720 Classic Phones
      #32666 - 02/16/09 05:59 PM

Today Nokia announced two new Eseries phones with full QWERTY keyboards and a new GPS phone, the Nokia 6710 Navigator as well as a new Classic phone, the Nokia 6720 classic.

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Here is more information on the Nokia 6710 Navigator and the Nokia 6720 classic phones:

Nokia 6710 Navigator

The recent integration of Maps with Ovi allows people to pre-plan their journey at home on their PC and synchronize with their mobile device. Additionally, Maps has been updated to include a number of new features such as high-resolution aerial images, 3D landmarks for over 200 cities, terrain maps, weather service, premium travel and events content and traffic and safety warnings. With both of the new devices including a compass, working in conjunction with the new features of Maps, the pedestrian navigation experience has been significantly improved.

Included inbox is the Nokia CR-111 car holder, which cradles the Nokia 6710 Navigator easily in the car and completes the driving navigation solution. For those that want a little extra, there is a new arrival from Nokia accessories in the Nokia Speakerphone HF-310, which boasts high quality hands free with echo cancellation and noise reduction. The speakerphone is easy to use in the car or office and can be installed easily with three different fixings.

Key Features:

? Optimized navigation solution including embedded walk and drive navigation, dedicated key for easy access to navigation, zoom area for easy zooming of maps
? Ergonomic shape of the device, better fit to face, better feel in the hand
? Easy access to Ovi Maps
? Fully converged device capabilities

Additional Features:

? 5 Mpix camera with Carl Zeiss optics and high quality flash
? High speed Internet access (HSDPA/HSUPA and WLAN)
? 2.6? inch outdoor optimized QVGA display
? Ambient light detector to optimize display brightness and power consumption
? Web browser
? Push Email capability
? Music player and stereo FM radio
? ~50 MB for user memory, 2GB microSD card, support for up to 16GB memory

? Built-in GPS: Nokia Maps 3.0 with integrated GPS, Assisted GPS (A-GPS) support
? Integrated compass pedestrian guidance
? Access to locations, maps and routes with Navigator key
? Maps support in Calendar, Contacts and Gallery
? Zoom area for easy browsing and easy zooming of maps and images
? Drive and Walk navigation included with premium content such as real time traffic
information, current whether, POI content eg movies, events etc.
? Regional maps preloaded on the device
? Navigation ready to use without SIM-card
? Full voice-guidance

Technical Profile:

? System: WCDMA900/1900/2100 HSDPA/HSUPA
GSM/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900
WCDMA 850/1900/2100 HSDPA/HSUPA
GSM/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900

User Interface: S60 3rd Edition
? Dimensions: 104.8 x 50.1 x 14.9 mm (L x W x T)
? Weight: 117 g
? Display: 2.6 inch QVGA (320 x 240 pixels) with up to 16 million colors, light sensor

Main Camera:

? Image capture: 5 megapixel (2592 x 1944) JPEG/EXIF (16.7 million/24-bit color)
? Video capture: MPEG4 SP VGA (640 x 480) at up to 15 fps
? Video playback: MPEG4 SP VGA at up to 15 fps
? Digital zoom: Up to 4x (main camera), 2x (2nd camera)
? Flash: Integrated (dual LED) flash

Operating Times
? Talk time: Up to 4.5 hours (3G), 7.5 hours (GSM)
? Standby time: Up to 18.5 days (3G), 18.5 days (GSM)
? Video playback: Up to 8 hours
? Music playback: Up to 25 hours
? GPS car navigation: Up to 6.6 hours (lights on)
? GPS pedestrian navigation: Up to 12.6 hours (lights on)

Data Services & Connectivity
? WCDMA max download and upload 384 kbps
? HSDPA up to 10.2 Mbps (cat9)
? HSUPA up to 2 Mbps (cat5)
? EGPRS multislot class 32
? 3.5 mm AV Connector, Micro USB Interface to PC
? Bluetooth 2.0 (A2DP/AVRCP)
? GPS and support for assisted GPS (A-GPS)

To complement the impressive mapping capabilities, both the Nokia 6710 Navigator and the Nokia 6720 classic offer an improved design with a slightly curved shape, providing a pleasant feel with a soft touch surface. When holding the devices to take photos with the 5 megapixel camera, standard with Carl Zeiss optics and dual LED flash on both handsets, the new shape makes them easier to hold.


Nokia 6720 classic

The Nokia 6720 classic makes sure that people also get the best voice experience with the curved design fitting perfectly to the users face and new active noise cancellation, a feature appearing for the first time in the Nokia 6720 classic, which significantly improves the quality of voice by cutting down on external ambient sounds. Of course, all other features one requires are easily accessible with up to 20 days of standby time, high speed uplink and downlink Internet access and a TV-out connection for sharing images and video.

Key Features:

? Curved design that fits face and hand
? Active noise cancellation
? Advanced imaging features with 5 megapixel camera
? WB-AMR supported for 2G/3G
? Easy sharing of photos and videos, attached with location information ? online sharing to web, phone to phone, or on TV screen
? Built-in GPS: Nokia Maps 3.0 with integrated A-GPS, City compass, map rotation, pre-installed maps in microSD
? HSDPA/HSUPA data connection for fast web browsing and uploading/downloading
? Ovi Share, NGage
? Improved battery lifetime

Additional Features:

? 2.2? TFT QVGA color display
? Web browser
? Instant messaging
? Email with attachements
? Music player (MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA) and FM stereo radio with RDS
? Support for 8GB microSD memory card Photo and Video
? 5 megapixel camera with dual-LED flash, Carl Zeiss optics, autofocus and panorama
? MPEG-4 VGA video capture of up to 15 fps
? High speed camera performance
? Photo and video sharing online to Ovi Share, Flickr and VOX
? Easy playback of recorded videos and photos on compatible television using TV out cable
? Video ring tones supported

Technical Profile:

? System: WCDMA900/1900/2100 (HSDPA/HSUPA), WCDMA850/1900/2100 (HSDPA/HSUPA) GSM/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
? User Interface: S60 3rd Edition
? Dimensions: 110 x 45 x 14 mm (L x W x T)
? Weight: 110 g
? Display: 2.2 inch QVGA (240 x 320 pixels) with up to 16 million colors
? Battery: Nokia Battery BP-6MT, 1050 mAh
? Memory: Up to 50MB internal memory, support for up to 8GB microSD memory card

Main Camera
? Image capture: Up to 5 megapixels (2592 x 1944) JPEG/EXIF
? Video capture: MPEG-4 VGA (640 x 480) at up to 15 fps
? Video playback:MPEG4 @VGA up to 15 fps
? Digital zoom: Up to 4x (still image), 2x (2nd camera)
? Flash: dual-LED

Operating Times
? Talk time: Up to 5 hours (3G), 8.5 hours (GSM)
? Standby time: Up to 20.5 days (3G), 20.5 days (GSM)
? Video playback:Up to 9 hours
? Music playback:Up to 27 hours
? GPS car navigation: Up to 7.3 hours
? GPS pedestrian navigation: Up to 13.9 hours

Data Services & Connectivity
? WCDMA max download 384 kbps; upload 384 kbps
? HSDPA up to 10.2 Mbps/HSUPA up to 2 Mbps
? GPRS/EGPRS class B, Multi Slot Class 32 max speed DL/UL= 298/178.8kbps
? Micro-USB connector, Hi-Speed USB 2.0
? 3.5 mm AV connector, TV-out support (PAL/NTSC)
? Bluetooth wireless technology 2.0 with A2DP stereo audio, enhanced data rates (EDR)
? GPS and support for assisted GPS (A-GPS)

The Nokia 6720 classic is expected to begin shipping in the second quarter of 2009 at an estimated retail price of 245 EUR before taxes and subsidies. The Nokia 6710 Navigator will join in the third quarter with an estimated retail price of 300 EUR, before taxes and subsidies.


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